Cripsy potato smiles with simple ingredients-How to make-Step by step photos with Video

Cripsy potato smiles By Gunaselvi

Cuisine Style: India | Cooking Time: 10 to 15 minutes | To Serve: 4 | Type : Snacks | Take with: Tomato sauce, Green Chutney

This is simple and unique potato smiles recipe without corn flour, cheese or bread crumbs. Perfect evening or tea time snack with potato and rice flour. Super crispy outside and soft inside. Compare to frozen crispies this will rock.

Main Ingredients

  • Potato[Aloo] - 2
  • Rice flour - 1/4 cup
  • Ginger, garlic - 2 tbsp [grated]
  • Garam masala powder - 1 tbsp
  • Pepper powder- 1 tsp
  • Salt to taste
  • Oil for deep frying


  • Peel off the potato skin, wash then boil till soft then mash well & let it cool.
  • In a bowl add mashed potato, rice flour, salt, garam masala, grated ginger garlic, pepper powder mix well make soft dough.
  • Keep the mixture in the refrigerator for 25 minutes to avoid stickiness while making balls
  • Place dough in a butter sheet, sprinkle rice flour, roll out into thick sheet.
  • Cut into circles, using straw make eyes and using spoon make mouth.
  • Heat oil in a pan, add raw smiles deep fry till crispy and golden brown
  • Once its ready, remove from oil, drain on absorbent paper
  • Serve hot with tomato sauce, chilli sauce or green chutney

How to make Potato smiles video

How to make Potato smiles -Step by step photos

Boil potatoBoil potato

Drain waterDrain water

Mash wellmash well

Add saltAdd salt

Add rice flour, pepper powderAdd rice flour, pepper powder

add garam masalaadd garam masala

Mix well, make doughMix well, make dough

Sprinkle flour roll out into 3/4 inch sheetSprinkle flour flatten

Now its readyNow its ready

Cut into circlesCut into circles

Make eyesMake eyes

Make mouthMake mouth

Heat oil, deep fry till crispHeat oil, deep fry till crisp

Fry on medium flameFry on medium flame

Flip over fry both sidesFlip over fry both sides

Flip over cook both sides till golden brownFlip over cook both sides till golden brown

Crispy potato smiels ready, remove it from oilCrispy potato smiels ready, remove it from oil

Drain on absorbent paperDrain on absorbent paper

Crispy potato smiles ready, serve hot with chilli sauceCrispy potato smiles ready, serve hot with chilli sauce

Perfect potato smilesPerfect potato smiles

Aloo smilesAloo smiles

Homemade potato smiles
Homemade potato smiles

instant potato smilesinstant potato smiles

Best potato smilesBest potato smiles

Unique potato smilesUnique potato smiles

Crispy potato smiels faceCrispy potato smiels face

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